FIGURE 1 USA Atlantic salmon rivers with active restoration/recovery programs in New England. *The eight DPS rivers in Maine listed as endangered under the ESA are (5) Dennys, (6) East Machias, (7) Machias, (8) Pleasant, (9) Narraguagus, (11a) Cove Brook, (12) Ducktrap, and (13) Sheepscot. Source: E.Baum, Atlantic Salmon Unlimited, unpublished material, 2001. Printed with permission of the author.


do not exist in Maine. The term natural is used for salmon populations that are derived from parents’ reproduction in streams rather than stocking.

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